Dr. Lawrence Hurst, MD

Dr. Lawrence Hurst, MD

Orthopedic Hand Surgery | Male | 69 years old

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Dr. Hurst specializes in Orthopedic Hand Surgery and practices in East Setauket, NY. He practices at 1 location.

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Dr. Hurst's Reviews

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based on 6 total surveys (2 with reviews)
Key Survey Insights
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  • Helpfulness
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  • Staff
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  • Scheduling
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Experience with Dr. Hurst
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  • How well provider explains medical condition(s)
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  • How well provider listens and answers questions
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  • Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
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Dr. Hurst's Office & Staff
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  • Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
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  • Staff friendliness and courteousness
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  • Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    16 – 30 minutes (5)
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in Selden |
Ridiculous response time to make appointment. Tried to make an urgent appt. w/Dr. Hurst on Oct 5th, 2016 who I saw once before and was told he had no earlier appts than Nov 14th. The person was rude and didn't like the fact that I told her the response time was ridiculous to start our conversation. She didn't even try to see if anything else was available. I suggest she lose her attitude. Very poor way to run a practice. If you're that big, hire more people to answer phones!
Smithtown, NY |
This was my first visit. Wait time: 2 hours 40 min. One man was so disgusted waiting that after 2 1/2 hours,he just left. The doctor never introduced himself to me, just asked the PA , what have we got here, as if I were not a human being. His diagnosis seemed to make sense, based on the X-Rays, but he didn't go into much detail, nor did he say much other than take Aleve twice a day and see me in 2 weeks. I had to do research online to really understand my condition; unsatisfactory!
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